• Thyme and Ants

    Hi. I planted Thyme in my garden as ground cover. I noticed today, there are many ants around one of them. So I did dig a bit and saw many of them and some have wings. I did dig ...

  • Did I kill my grass seed before it grew?

    Hi, About 2 weeks ago I put some fertilizer on my lawn. A couple days later I put some grass seed and raked it around. A day later (maybe 2 days later) I added soil to the grass ...

  • Lawn Rehabilitation

    Hi. My grass didn't do well over the winter and some dog pee has made it worse. I'm so confused about what to do step by step to revive it as all companies coming in give contradictory info. ...

  • Spring Fertilizer

    Hello, can you please advise as to what type of fertilizer that I should be using for Spring? I live in the GTA. Many thanks! Brian

  • Spring Grubs in Lawn

    Parts of my lawn is torn up from animals searching for grubs. I sprayed nemotodes last October, but clearly grubs are still present. Do I re-spray now, in spring, or wait until the summer? Do I re-seed now, ...

  • Delosperma Species – Yellow Ice Plant

    I just read about Yellow Ice Plant.  I read they grow in California. I read that it can live in zone 3-9.  My question is - do you think it will be ok to plant it in Toronto? Any ...

  • Golden Creeping Jenny

    What do you know about Golden creeping Jenny? Can it be planted in Toronto? Is it good ground cover plant? Is it short (that's what I'd prefer). Is it Evergreen? Is it sold in Toronto or it is something not known here? Any other hint would be very ...

  • Groundcover for Gap Between Fences

    I have an 8 inch gap between my fence and my neighbours' fence that runs along the property line. I would like to use a ground cover that is low maintenance to avoid having to maintain any plants or tend ...

  • Growing Grass Near Walnut Tree

    We live in London Ontario, my neighbour has 2 walnut trees our grass has started dying off the last couple years near it we get mostly sun on our side but it is about a 15 foot square area. My 2nd ...

  • Lawn Care

    Given the present temperatures, is it too early to fertilize and/or seed my lawn at this time? Thank you